A Time to Be Brave (Prebound)
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This is book number 4 in the Owly series.
For use in schools and libraries only. When a new visitor enters the forest, he is misunderstood because of his appearance, but things aren't always as they seem, and everyone soon finds out that the power of friendship can fix just about anything.
Beautifully written, grabs-you-in-the-gut story of Celi's first crush, conflicting with a long-time friendship, mixed with the turbulence of her emotions around getting her first period. See how she's wrapped in love by her female relations ina ceremony based on her Mesoamerican ancestors. - Nikki